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Augusta trade center discussion off

Discussion of the downtown trade exhibit facility or TEE Center appears off the table for this afternoon's meeting of the Augusta Commission. Today had been the commission's last scheduled meeting before Aug. 31, the date businessman Julian Osbon said a deal on selling property for a Hyatt...

01/27/10 - 10:42pm

Monday SC bank holdup clothing believed found in Burke County

AIKEN -- Dye-stained clothing believed to have been discarded by two Beech Island bank robbers was found Monday night near Waynesboro, Ga. Aiken County Sheriff’s Capt. Troy Elwell said the clothing - which had been discolored by an exploded dye pack included with money taken from the bank -- w...

08/18/09 - 4:41pm

School committee cancels afternoon meeting

The Richmond County Citizen Oversight Committee for Pay-As-You-Go Executive Committee scheduled for today at 4 p.m. has been canceled....

08/18/09 - 10:58am

TEE Center fate uncertain as commission meets this afternoon

Today’s Augusta Commission meeting is the last one scheduled before Aug. 31, the date businessman Julian Osbon says a deal on selling property for a Hyatt hotel will collapse, and so far no compromise has been met for funding the trade, exhibit and event center and Laney-Walker/Bethlehem revita...

01/27/10 - 10:45pm

Intruder tries to rape, rob resident

A 37-year-old Hephzibah woman was assaulted during an attempted robbery Monday morning, according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office report.

08/18/09 - 10:24am

Women's car hit by bullets

Gunshots were fired at a car and its two female occupants early Tuesday morning, according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office report.

08/18/09 - 9:49am

Grocery shopper robbed at her car

A 52-year-old woman was robbed Monday afternoon in the parking lot of Bi-Lo, 2803 Wrightsboro Road.

08/18/09 - 9:44am

Vogtle reactor plans move ahead

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory could issue an early site permit within two weeks for the addition of two new reactors at Plant Vogtle, according to a ruling released this week by the Atomic Safety & Licensing Board.

08/18/09 - 4:43pm

Sugar exec says CEO tried to shush her

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- An Imperial Sugar Co. official says company President John Sheptor told her to downplay her role in safety issues after Imperial's local plant blew up last year.

08/18/09 - 9:09am

Two of three leave hospital after treatment in SRS accident

Three people are undergoing treatment for burns this morning after an industrial accident at Savannah River Site.

08/18/09 - 5:19pm
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